CRACKER COW

A Narrative of Florida History By Barbara Cairns

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Study Guide for Chapter Two

Why were missions set up by the Spanish?

What missionaries hired Indians to tend their livestock?

What tribe of Native Americans worked cattle in the 1600s?

What is an Indian trace ?

What did it later become?

What's the Spanish word for cowboy?

When and where were the first Cowboy and Indian fights in the United States?

What is a "Cattle Boom"?

What Europeans occupied Florida during the late 1600s "Cattle Boom"?

What was this prosperous time in Florida called?

How did Alachua County get its name?

Name two Indian Chiefs who became famous cattlemen.

 

Who helped runaway slaves who came to Florida?

What did the wild cows (brought to Florida by the Spaniards)

find to eat?